Welcome to Christmas 2008!

Rose McM. sent us this great example of rigidly gender-coded toys from the Sears Wish Catalog (click to enlarge):

Sofia A. and Susan S. sent us a link to an Amazon webpage specifying a mixer for her and a grill for him.  Here’s a screen shot:

NEW! (Jan. ’10): Sarah O. snapped this photo of toys that teach girls they should cook and care for babies, while boys can build things and be doctors:


See also these posts on the Rose Petal Cottage and Tonka Trucks (“built for boyhood!”).

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